Suzuki has maintained its reputation in the vehicle market and its cultus is one of the most popular hatchback family cars in the world. Suzuki cultus is known as Celerio worldwide. It is an efficient and successful car in terms of sales and quality. The company introduced the 3rd generation cultus in Pakistan on 22nd April 2017. After the success, the company revived the vehicle with better design, framework, and more enhanced features. In November 2020, the company launched the new Suzuki cultus in three variations VXR, VXL, and Auto Gear Shift which is 1000cc and an efficient choice in terms of family use.
If the new Suzuki Cultus 2020 is your preference for buying a new car, then have a look at all the specifications and upgrades in the latest model to find out which variant you should go for.
Suzuki Cultus 2020 – Overview
The growing trend of hatchback cars in the country enforced the need for Suzuki to manufacture this new model in 1000cc which is good-looking and cost-efficient as well. It runs on petrol with a tank capacity of 35 liters. It runs 16Km/L in the city and 20KM/L on highways. This new model is available to the customers in the range of PKR 1,780,000 to PKR 2,030,000. Suzuki cultus comes in front-engine and front-wheel driving features with three engine variants: VXR, VXL, and AGS. Enhanced features are installed to sustain in the competitive market like airbags, power steering, power windows, fog lights, and anti-lock braking. This latest model is expected to hit the market hard with success.
This new model of the Suzuki cultus has a modern and solid hatchback framework that has no resemblance to the old cultus. This new cultus is much bold with attractive and sleek cuts and a solid build. There is an angular shaped chrome grill in the front, that holds the company’s logo, between the sleek headlights that extend to the corners. There are circular shaped fog lights underneath the headlights.
The rear side has trapezium-shaped taillights. The overall look of this model is balanced and satisfying for a small family. It can combat the growing popularity of imported hatchback cars.
The interior of Suzuki cultus is made of elegant and standard black fabric which looks amazing yet sophisticated. There are dual front airbags that work in case of an accident which makes it safe, power windows, CD player, and AUX and USB attachment. It is spacious enough for a family to accommodate comfortably while traveling. It has enough leg space and headroom to drive with ease. The seats are comfortable for a smooth riding experience. You can also find a foldable backseat to increase the boot space. The car has power door lock and power mirrors to adjust your view easily while driving. The air conditioner works perfectly to ensure equal distribution of air to all the passengers. There are also cup holders, armrests, child control, and defoggers in the car.
Suzuki Cultus 2020 – Details of Variants
The 3rd generation of Suzuki cultus comes in three variants:
Suzuki Cultus Auto Gear Shift (AGS) comes in a price range of PKR 1,974,999 with 998cc engine displacement, fuel type petrol, automatic transmission, and 5-speed gearbox. Its engine type is DOHC 12 valves and 67 hp @ 6000 RPM
Suzuki Cultus VXL is available in PKR 1,854,999 with 998cc engine displacement, fuel type petrol, manual transmission, and 5-speed gearbox. It has 67 horsepower @ 6000RPM with 3 cylinders and a top speed of 180 Km/H.
Suzuki Cultus VXR has a 998cc engine displacement, runs on petrol with a manual transmission, its engines have 67 horsepower @ 6000 RPM, manual transmission, 5-speed gearbox, and 3 cylinders. It all comes for PKR 1,744,999.
Variety of Colors
The company launched this new generation in a variety of attractive colors like cerulean blue, graphite grey, pearl red, sand beige, silky silver, super pearl black, and white. You can select from these dynamic colors, the shade that attracts you the most.
One of the most important things the customers consider is what mileage the car offers. Weather changes play an important role in the mileage of a car as extreme changes affect fuel consumption. On hot- summer days, fuel consumption is more because of high temperatures and air conditioning which reduces the fuel average of a car. In comparison, when the days are cold, the fuel mileage improves due to low temperatures. The driving style and driving area also have an impact on the increase or decrease in fuel consumption.
The average mileage this car offers is 20KM/L. In crowded areas, cars can run 16-18KM/L and on highways, their mileage is 23KM/L.
This car is not only efficient in terms of fuel and being family-friendly, but it is also safe while driving. Accidents on roads are uncertain and one wrong move can be a threat to the safety of passengers but Suzuki has taken care of it in the latest model by installing two front airbags that open up when the car hits any surface. This ensures that the passengers remain safe in case of an accident.
Suzuki Cultus also has an anti-lock braking system that helps in emergencies when brakes do not work. It helps to restore traction to your tires and it prevents the wheels from locking up on the road and the driver can steer and maintain control of the vehicle. It improves vehicle control and reduces stopping duration on dry and slippery areas.
Suzuki Cultus also comes with an immobilizer. This feature ensures the car’s saftey by protecting it against unauthorized keys. You can also find a child lock that prevents the passengers from opening the doors while the car is driven so you can easily drive with your children while the child lock is on.
Direct Market Competitors
Suzuki cultus is a valuable family car but no product in the market remains away free of competition. Although the company tries to produce a product that is one of a kind the competitors are always trying to bring it down by introducing some new designs or features. The trend of hatchback cars is increasing because of the increased traffic on roads where compact cars can easily find a way that the sedan so competitors are focusing on the hatchback framework and the import of such cars is growing. Right now, Toyota Vitz, Toyota Passo, Suzuki Wagon R, and mirage by Mitsubishi are competitors of Suzuki cultus in the market. They are somehow the same in the build and features.
As already mentioned, the price of Cultus 2020 ranges from PKR 1,780,000 to PKR 2,030,000. All three variants have different prices.
- Suzuki Cultus VXR is the cheapest with a price of PKR 1,744,999
- Suzuki Cultus VXL is available at PKR 1,854,999
- Suzuki Cultus Auto Gear Shift is available at the price of PKR 1,974,999.
These prices are not fixed and can vary based on dealership and booking status. Private sellers offer on-time delivery for which they charge a higher price. On the other hand, others offer a relatively lower price because of a delay in delivery. The desired color also has an impact on the price and you have to check your dealership for the delivery status of your preferred color.
This new Suzuki Cultus 2020 is a compact and practical choice in hatchback cars. The company has offered enhanced features in the latest generation hatchback. The price factor, along with the design and features, contributes to its success. It has gained quick success in the local automobile sector. The Cultus fans seem happy with the new generation of Cultus in the country. The design and features of the latest Cultus make it a popular choice among 1000cc cars. It is suitable for all sorts of drivers because its compact size is highly suitable in the local traffic scenario.
If you are planning to buy the latest Cultus, the above-listed details can be of great help. Feel free to take a look at all the variants and compare them in terms of price and features. This way, you can choose the variant that suits you the most.